#EngQuiz: Indonesian heroines

To commemorate Kartini, tonight I’d like to throw an on Indonesian heroines. Test your knowledge and participate in the quiz. :)

The rule of the is easy; you just need to choose between TRUE or FALSE for each statement stated in each number. Easy, right? :)

Let’s start!

  1. Kartini was born in Rembang, Central Java.
  2. Kartini’s full name was Raden Adjeng Kartini.
  3. Cut Nyak Dhien was a leader of the Acehnese guerrilla forces during the Aceh War.
  4. Cut Nyak Dhien died young.
  5. Martha Christina Tiahahu was a freedom fighter and Indonesian National Heroine from North Sulawesi.
  6. Martha Christina Tiahahu died when she was only 17.
  7. Raden Dewi Sartika founded the first school for women in Dutch East Indies.
  8. Raden Dewi Sartika was married to a school teacher.
  9. Maria Walanda Maramis was an Indonesian National Heroine from Manado, North Sulawesi.
  10. Maria Walanda Maramis was a language teacher.


  1. False
  2. True
  3. True
  4. False
  5. False
  6. True
  7. True
  8. True
  9. True
  10. False

Sources: Kartini, Cut Nyak DhienMartha Christina Tiahahu, Dewi Sartika, and Maria Walanda Maramis on Wikipedia.

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on April 21, 2014

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